Awaiting N40 Per Litre Fuel


TAMUNOEMI Sokari David-West’s fame as Professor of Virology at the University tends to obscure his involvement in politics where his services as Commissioner for Education (Rivers State), Minister of Petroleum, and Minister of Mines, Power and Steel, all under military regimes, are well known. He is one of those tipped

Afrinvest improves convenience in equity trading with new mobile app


Afrinvest Securities Limited, is bring greater transparency, immediacy and convenience to equity trading with the introduction an innovative mobile application, offering client’s access to their brokerage accounts and portfolio data. The latest development is coming on the heels of the launch of the firm’s online trading portal – –

Making brand Nigeria work under Buhari


Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian president-elect, is re-entering the stage again with the premise of a disciplined and corruption-intolerant disposition. A media analyst says Buhari’s character epitomises a disciplined, incorrigible anti-corruption Czar and it is strongly believed that this will reflect on the national character and subsequently create enhanced national image.

What Buhari must do in oil industry — Experts


As the nation waits anxiously for the May 29, swearing in of Muhammadu Buhari, as Nigeria’s next president, experts in the oil industry have set for him an agenda aimed at restructuring the sector, which is the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy. The Managing Director, Frontier Oil Limited, Mr. Dada Thomas,

Ad body urges Buhari to review national communication method


Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) has advised Muhammadu Buhari, president-elect, to review the current national communication architecture as part of his efforts to re-ignite the Nigeria spirit and positively project brand Nigeria. Kelechi Nwosu, president, AAAN, while congratulating the winner of the 2015 presidential election, Muhammadu Buhari and

Nigeria leads with highest mobile share of Web traffic


Growth rates continue to soar as Nigeria currently leads with the highest mobile data traffic ahead of India and South Africa. Webpage views from mobile phones have now surpassed those from PCs (desktop computers) as mobile devices remain the primary means of accessing the internet in Nigeria. In Nigeria, Africa’s

Jonathan urged to sign Disability Bill before May 29


Centre for Citizens living with Disability, CCD, has tasked President Goodluck Jonathan to ensure that the Disability Bill was signed into law before he vacates office on May 29. The post Jonathan urged to sign Disability Bill before May 29 appeared first on Vanguard News.

Signs to show you’re significantly doing well in your finance


The main purpose why some borrowers are finding it difficult to stay on their finance or budget plan is due to lack of awareness on signs that they are quite doing well in their finances. This is especially true when a borrower is impatient with results to find out if

Buhari shouldn’t ignore confab recommendations — Uranta


I think it will be proper to begin by congratulating General Buhari for having true persistence and doggedness because I am still astonished at a general of his age repeatedly contesting for that office and not being deterred by the fact that he was losing consistently. The post Buhari shouldn’t

Oil consumption to rise to 400 000 bpd by 2023 — BMI


BUSINESS Monitor International has said the prices of oil consumption in Nigeria is expected to increase from 311 000 bpd last year to 400 000 bpd by the end of 2023. Business Monitor International risk analysis and forecasts, market research on leading industries, and multinational company research is relied upon

Naira devaluation fuelling real estate business transaction in foreign currency


Once again, the real estate market in Nigeria is in for what close industry watchers have described as ‘crisis of currency’ as some sellers and landlords, mostly at the upper end market, have chosen to transact their business in foreign currency rather than the Naira. The first time this crisis

GMAC, GMAT and last Thursdays


Last week, GMAC (owners of the GMAT Exam) held a Google Hangout event for prospective MBAs and GMAT candidates across Africa. The focus of the event was helping to improve the performance of African (which turns out to be mainly Nigerian) candidates for the GMAT and there were over 300

Lekki Gardens plans malls, office blocks for estate residents


In an exciting move to offer its estates residents  opportunity to live, work and shop in one secured environment, GT Rich investment, promoters of the fast growing Lekki Gardens, is set to deliver at least five shopping malls and office blocks in five of its choice estates in Lagos. The

Buhari has no certificate, Okupe insists

The Senior Special Adviser to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe, has said that he stands by his words that the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, is not an electable leader. Many critics of the All Progressives Congress candidate, including the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, who, in the buildup to

N1.2bn Election Fund: UPU threatens court action


The Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, led by Chief Joe Omene, has denied receiving and misappropriating an alleged N1.2 billion allegedly given to the UPU through its President General, on behalf of the Urhobo nation prior to the presidential election.

Chukwumerije: Senate to adjourn plenary today

The Senate will adjourn plenary on Tuesday (today) in honour of the late Senator Uche Chukwumerije. The adjournment is in line with the tradition of the upper federal legislative chamber.